There are 4 ways to get from Victoria to Olympia by ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Ferry, bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the ferry from Victoria Clipper Terminal to Seattle Clipper Terminal Seattle to Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa 1431 / ...

$130 - $175

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Victoria to Port Angeles Coho
  2. Drive from Port Angeles to Olympia

$32 - $84

2 alternative options

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Victoria to Port Angeles
  2. Take the bus from Port Angeles, WA to Seattle, WA - Greyhound
  3. Take the bus from Bus Wy & Royal Brougham St to Lakewood Station - Bay 4 594

$56 - $182

Fly, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Seattle (SEA) YYJ - SEA
  2. Take the bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa

$125 - $357

Questions & Answers

The distance between Victoria and Olympia is 159 km.

The best way to get from Victoria to Olympia without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 5 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Victoria to Olympia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Victoria Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Air Canada offer flights from Victoria Airport to Seattle Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Olympia. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Victoria to Victoria Airport is to line 71 bus which takes 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Victoria to Olympia.
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  • Distance: 99.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Victoria, BC, Canada and Olympia, WA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Victoria to Olympia. However, you can take the ferry to Seattle Clipper Terminal, take the walk to 3rd Ave & Cedar St, take the line 124 bus to 6th Ave S & S Royal Brougham Way, take the walk to Seattle, Wa, then take the bus to Olympia, Wa. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Victoria to Olympia via Port Angeles, Port Angeles, WA, Seattle, WA - Greyhound, Bus Wy & Royal Brougham St, Lakewood Station - Bay 4, and Lakewood Station [sb] in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Victoria to Seattle
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Victoria to Seattle
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Victoria to Seattle via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Tacoma, Wa to Olympia, Wa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Dungeness Line - Olympic
Phone
+1 360-417-0700
Website
dungeness-line.com
Bus from Port Angeles, WA to Seattle, WA - Greyhound
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
dungeness-line.com
Sound Transit
Phone
+1 206-398-5000
Website
soundtransit.org
Bus from Bus Wy & Royal Brougham St to Lakewood Station - Bay 4
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
soundtransit.org
Ferry operators
Victoria Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Victoria Clipper Terminal to Seattle Clipper Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Black Ball Ferry Line
Website
cohoferry.com
Car ferry from Victoria to Port Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $70
Schedules at
cohoferry.com
Book at
cohoferry.com
Adult
$19
Vehicle & Passenger
$66
Motorcycle & Passenger
$37

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